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Each Day I Want to Know Jesus More
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By James Pemberton
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Each Day,..  I Want to Know

 Jesus MORE!


Each day...  The more I realize

how short life really is.

The older I get...  The more I know

 there's a savior who lives.


Each day...   The most important

truth that I know...

Is a savior who's brought health

 and salvation to my soul.


Each day...   I think about

 what's important to me...

And the questions remains;

"where will I spend eternity?"


Each day...   Many I know have

 passed away...

So I want to live for God

until my final day.


Each day...   I often think

 and begin to see....

I need much more of Jesus. 

And a lot less of me!


Each day...   It becomes more

 evident and revealing...

The return of our Lord. 

And his glorious appearing!


Each day...   Is God's way 

of giving me another chance...

To allow him to be Lord... 

Over every circumstance!


Each day...   Is another day

to enjoy being forgiven...

 Jesus is with me

 every day I’m livin.'!


By Jim Pemberton    (c) 2015

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Submitted: Thursday, October 22, 2015

Last Updated: Friday, October 23, 2015

About the Poet
I and my wife have 4 grown children and currently live in the Pacific Northwest. I've spent much of my life doing volunteer work in the food distribution for the needy among local churches. Many of the poems I've written are a reflection of times of adversity as a reminder of God's love and faithfulness. I've found many opportunities to share my poems with those who are hurting and discouraged. I'm thankful for the reports of many of the poems touching people's lives. I hope that the poems included on Wordchimes will touch and bless your life too!

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